Board of HealthMay 25, 2013
DeWitt/Piatt Bi-County Health Department
Board of Health
The DPBHD is governed by a Board of Health as required by Chapter 55 of the Illinois Compiled State Statutes Section 5, Division 5-25. Our board is comprised of 8 members, 4 from each county in our service area. The state statutes require that at least two members of our board of health be physicians licensed to practice medicine in the state of Illinois, and that at least one member be a dentist licensed to practice dentistry in the state of Illinois. The statutes also require that a representative from each county board be appointed to the Board of Health.
Refer to the State Statutes governing County and Multi-County Health Departments by clicking the link below:
Dr. Aaron Blakely, D.M.D.
Phil Lamkin, Esq.
Dr. Tricia Scerba, M.D.
Dr. John Sochor, D.D.S.
Dr. Steve Sparenberg, D.O.
August 20, 2012 - First human Southern Illinois West Nile Virus Case Also Reported; IDPH Urges Vigilance Protecting against Infection
September 9, 2011 - With New Recommendations, Health Department, AAA, Evenflo and IDOT Urge Parents and Caregivers to Have Their Child Safety Seats Inspected